HUNTING


Suwalszczyzna's forests have been famous already in 15th century. Many Polish kings and Lithuanian dukes have been hunting here. Nowadays many wild animals can be met here, both mammals and birds. Man hunts usually elks, boars, roes, deers, hares, foxes, badgers and wild gooses, ducks, partridges also.

Hunting-ground of Suwalszczyzna consists of above 320 000 ha, including 122 000 ha of woods. This terrain contains of 57 hunting rounds. 46 of them belong to hunting clubs, 11 (Augustowska Forest) belong to Headquarters of National Woods in Bialystok.

Addresses:

Hunting Office "Knieja"
Suwalki, 1 Maja 25
phone/fax (087) 566 57 24

Polish Hunting Association, Local Administration
Suwalki, 1 Maja 25
phone (087) 566 57 24

Headquarters of National Woods
Bialystok, Lipowa 51
phone (085) 653 04 71

Hunting store "Garda"
Augustow, Nadrzeczna 79
phone (087) 643 40 42

Hunting store
Suwalki, 1 Maja 25
phone (087) 566 57 24

Hunting store
Suwalki, Sejnenska 7
phone (087) 566 33 37

Hunting Club "Batalion"
Augustow, Kasztanowa 27a
phone (087) 643 25 87

In Internet:

Polish Hunting Association
http://www.pzlow.pl/

Polish Hunting Association, Local Administration in Suwalki
http://pzl.suwalki.pl/



FISHING



Near Suwalki there are over 50 lakes where fishing is allowed. Most of them are in tenancy of Polish Fishing Association - Fishing Enterprise in Ruciane Nida. Some belong to fishing companies, only the smallest are private. Waters of lake Wigry and lakes near it are under jurisdiction of Wigry National Park.
Fishermen who want to fish in these waters should buy fishing license and read the regulations. License man can buy even in some fishing stores in Suwalki.


Addresses:

Polish Fishing Association
16-400 Suwalki, M. Konopnickiej 7
phone (087) 566 40 05; (087) 566 36 36

Wigry National Park
Krzywe 82, 16-400 Suwalki
phone (087) 566 63 22 (information every day, 24h)

Fish Breed of Wigry National Park
Tartak
phone (087) 563 70 92

Fish Breed of Polish Fishing Association
Gawrych ruda
phone (087) 563 90 77

Polish Fishing Association
Augustow, Wojska Polskiego 55
phone (087) 643 36 93

Fishing store "Kormoran"
Augustow, Kopernika 3
phone (087) 643 05 75

Fishing store "Kormoran"
Suwalki, Sejnenska 6/2
phone (087) 566 61 22

Fishing store "Rex"
Suwalki, Krotka 4
phone (087) 563 05 63

Fishing store "Stynka"
Suwalki, 1 Maja 1
phone (087) 565 33 19;
Utrata 2c
phone (087) 565 23 97

Fishing store
Augustow, Mostowa 24
phone (087) 644 75 85

Fishing store "Zeta"
Suwalki, Chlodna 8
phone (087) 566 40 77

In Internet:

Polish Fishing Association
http://www.pzw.org.pl/